Welcome to Walden Books

Although  closed at the moment, and not sure when we will be allowed to reopen, we are usually available by phone (020 7267 8146), or by email,  the shop is normally open  Thursdays to Sundays 10.30 - 6.30.
We buy and sell used and rare books, specialising in literature and the visual arts. (Read more about us.)
Do you want to sell us your books? We always want to buy good quality, secondhand books.
Do you want to buy books from us? We have around 10,000 titles in stock, most priced from 50 pence to 50 pounds. You can buy from: 


We are known for our fair prices, across a wide range of:
  • literature, including novels, poetry, plays and literary criticism
  • visual arts, including painting, sculpture, architecture, photography and history of art
  • and other cultural topics, including philosophy, history and travel.